3 days in Sydney – crab in a bag

3 days in Sydney – crab in a bag

I’ve not yet tried Miss Katie’s Crab Shack in North Melbourne, but I am enjoying the southern US regional food movement that is starting to reach us in Australia, such as Po Boy Quarter (review forthcoming). Sydney’s newish House of Crabs, above a horrendously noisy pub in the former inner slum, now hipster central, suburb of Redfern, was top of my list of where I wanted to eat in Sydney.…

Sydney lights

Sydney lights

I had a wonderful weekend in Sydney recently attending the Vivid festival and in particular the Luminous strand featuring art and music by Brian Eno. I’ve never seen Circular Quay was busy as it was on the Saturday night. As well as the projections and the light installations, the light thrown by the projectors for Eno’s work was itself remarkable.…